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 First International Symposium on Latin American Music - February 22-23, 2013 - Squires Student Center, Virginia Tech Campus - Blacksburg, Virginia
General Information

This symposium is sponsored by Virginia Tech's Department of Music and features scholarly discourses on Latin American music as it relates to politics, culture and history, as well as Latin American music performances, including Ensemble Quito 6, a professional musical group from Ecuador under the direction of renowned conductor Jorge Oviedo.

Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Geoffrey Baker
Reader in Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Royal Holloway
University of London

Featured Musical Presentation:
Ensamble Quito 6
Jorge Oviedo, Director
Quito, Ecuador

For More Information Contact:
John Walker, D.M.A.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Oboe and Music Theory
Director of Latin American Studies in Music
Virginia Tech
Squires Student Center
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Lia Kelinsky
Continuing & Professional Education

Notices & News

We invite scholars to contribute their original work in the format of papers, in English or in Spanish, to this two-day symposium;

Call for Papers (English) (PDF)

Call for Papers (Spanish) (PDF)



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